Job Details
  • Reference365996A_1605679544
  • LocationVictoria
  • SalaryAU$60 - AU$65 per hour + Super (9.5%)
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted6 days ago
  • ConsultantCarly Sherry

About the organization:

This leading government agency Government policies and legislation in the Public Sector. They have a major influence on the provisions of access to social, health and other payments and services for the Australian community.

About the Role:

The Communications Division provides innovative, best practice strategic communication advice and support, which enables effective reach to the right people, using the right channel, at the right time. As part of this team you will play a key part in: developing marketing and communication strategies and products, communication content and product development; and reputation management.

What your duties will include:

  • Design, develop, implement and evaluate content, communication strategies and products
  • Provide specialist advice and interpretation on processes, guidelines and policies
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to ensure positive outcomes
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, to resolve sensitive issues and/or escalate for resolution
  • Scope stakeholder requirements
  • Schedule, coordinate and publish communication content
  • Prepare draft written material including reports, briefs and corporate documentation
  • Proof and edit content
  • Develop and support stakeholder relationships to deliver communication outputs
  • Coordinate and manage the approvals process, adhering to timeframes
  • Monitor, manage and report on progress to assist local management to manage overall performance
  • Contribute to business and strategic planning
  • Represent the agency by promoting its interests at community and cross-agency levels
  • Develop and implement business improvement and best practice
  • Support and mentor staff, including coaching and training to build knowledge and capability
  • Exercise delegations appropriate to role in accordance with legislation and guidelines.

What you will bring to the role:

  • A degree or diploma with a major in journalism, communication PR, marketing or related is required
  • Previous experience in communications and marketing space is essential
  • Experience within the Public Sector is highly regarded
  • Proven ability to manage competing priorities
  • Experience in providing advice and interpreting communication processes, guidelines and policies
  • Strong ability to assist stakeholders in resolution of issues and deliver effective communication outcomes


to be successful you MUST be an Australian Citizen and eligible to clear a national police check

How to apply:

If your skills and experience are aligned hit 'apply' today to submit your application.

If you have any questions or want to discuss further, contact Carly Sherry on 0386291161 within standard business working hours